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Holloway defeats Aldo Jr. via TKO


Aldo. "That's the best thing about Aldo". For all the credit the Irishman deserves for launching himself to superstardom, he has packed on considerable muscle since knocking out Aldo for the featherweight title in December of 2015 and has shown very little inclination towards dropping weight and returning to the division. Read More »

Same starters for Game 2 of the NBA Finals


Reigning MVP Curry posted the first triple-double of his playoff career with 32 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds, while Durant had 33 points and 13 rebounds in a double-double display. Kevin Love put in 27 points and Kyrie Irving finished with 19. "Obviously with Steph and K.D. and Klay and Draymond, but trying to stop LeBron and Kyrie, Kevin Love was tremendous tonight". Read More »

Sidney Crosby denies mocking PK Subban's breath: 'Yeah, he made that up'

When questioned again after the game, Subban stuck with his original answer. "Well, they did what they had to do", Subban said. "If he wants to make things up, what can I do?" The Stanley Cup Final has some bad blood brewing, and the best-of-seven series for the National Hockey League championship has the makings of becoming a battle royale. Read More »

Man United to reward Jose Mourinho


United are expected to splash the cash this summer as Mourinho continues to shape his squad and make them competitive in all competitions next season. "But even he said , 'Lads, I hope you win'". "It means the last piece in the puzzle", Mourinho said, "a club with every trophy in the world of football ". Read More »

NBA Finals 2017: Cavaliers say they 'need' JR Smith to shoot more

She says with the Warriors just three wins away from their second National Basketball Association title in three years, head coach Steve Kerr was again on the floor at practice. The Cavs players also need to track back quickly in defence, which seems to be a concern. It was Cleveland 14, Golden State 13 after just the first 4:13 of the first quarter. Read More »

New Zealand bat against Australia in Champions Trophy


With refreshing honesty, Smith nailed it when he said - "That was one of the worst bowling displays we have put in for a very long time ". Between overs 31 and 33, the pair plundered 25 runs between them and Williamson hit another six and a four in 34th over which also saw the dismissal of Taylor when he top edged to cover fielder to give Hastings his second wicket. Read More »

Injured tally from Turin stampede rises to 1000


Thousands of people had gathered at Piazza San Carlo to watch the match pitting Juventus against Real Madrid on giant TV screens. Video cameras captured a sudden rush in the middle of the crowd, triggering a surge that flung people against barriers, Reuters reports. Read More »

Arsenal may bid for Foxes' Mahrez - Wenger

His performances have made it evident that the Gunners will need to him to launch a serious challenge to win the title next season. Not yet. No, we have not. Sanchez, though, wants a minimum of 300,000 ($3,82,500). Arsenal have chose to offer Rob Holding a new contract following his impressive finish to the season. Read More »

Summerhays takes advantage of Dufner collapse at Memorial


Lahiri's 65 was Sunday's round of the day as he shot 10 under over the weekend. But just when he though could breathe easy at 13 under, Dufner pushed his tee shot right of the fairway on the hard 18th, and then the second horn sounded for another suspension of play. Read More »

NBA Finals, Game 2 - Cavs vs. Warriors

The Warriors have a 1-0 lead in the series . "We have to stop the ball first and foremost", said Cleveland's Kevin Love , whose 21 rebounds in Game 1 were a franchise postseason record. "When you turn the ball over, that's when they become very risky because those guys, they sprint down the lane, they sprint to the three-point line, they put a lot of pressure on your defence", James said. Read More »

Sarfraz says no pressure ahead of Pak-India clash


Pakistan's young gun Hassan Ali aims to be the most successful bowler of the Champions Trophy. Laxman said that skipper Virat Kohli will be depending on these two bowlers due to their current form and the pace-friendly conditions in England which will host the Champions Trophy from June 1 to 18. Read More »

India blank Pakistan by 124 runs in ICC Champions Trophy


As said earlier, there are always some deciding moments in every game, moments that one needs to win to win. Celebrities such as Sachin Tendulkar and Ranvir Singh were also present inside the stadium. Azhar was crucially out from a top edge, caught at deep square leg by Pandya off Jadeja after constructing 50 off 65 balls. The dismissal of Mohammad Hafeez (33) caught by Kumar off Jadeja was like the writing on the wall. Read More »

Cavs want JR Smith to shoot more


They wore the black shirts while winning Game 7 of the NBA Finals a year ago, and will try the look again Sunday against Golden State. Warriors 2017 NBA Finals on ABC7 Kerr said he decided Sunday morning that he is able to return to coaching for the first time since Game 2 of the first round of the playoffs against Portland. Read More »

JR Smith Jabs Draymond Green's Dirty Play History Ahead Of Game 2


James had 28 points and 15 rebounds in the Finals opener but also turned the ball over eight times , costly errors that helped pave the way to a 113-91 Warriors win. In Game 1 the team made a decision to try and run with the Golden State Warriors to disastrous results. Kevin Love scored 27 points to go along with 7 boards and Kyrie Irving dropped a quiet 19. Read More »

Cavs look to even series against Warriors Sunday night

One way the Cavs hope to make Game 2 a little closer is by being more physical than they were in Game 2. Kerr received a standing ovation from the Warriors faithful and hugged Cleveland coach Tyronn Lue as he walked out to the court before the game. Read More »

Grande returns to Manchester to honor victims with benefit


The Geals were in the audience during Grande's performance in Manchester Arena last month. Grande, who described herself as "broken" following the May 22 bombing, had immediately returned to the United States, interrupting her Dangerous Woman world tour and later promising to return for the charity concert. Read More »

True champion: Ronaldo helps Real Madrid make history


Real Madrid deserved to win in the second half. "This club is really in my heart and we are going to enjoy this". We can say that it is a historic day for everyone at Real Madrid , for me, for the players, for our families... The Wales worldwide was a second-half substitute on Saturday as Madrid claimed their second Champions League triumph in as many seasons with a 4-1 win over Juventus in Cardiff . Read More »

French Open Day 9: Three things to watch out for today

She played her typically safe style for much of the match, winding up with 15 fewer unforced errors than No. 8 Kuznetsova. The Argentinian had four set points in the opener - wasting one with a double fault - and also made life hard for Murray in the second before the Briton cruised through the third to triumph 7-6 (10-8) 7-5 6-0. Read More »

Grande, Katy, Liam Gallagher sing for Manchester


Manchester Police say security will be increased at the benefit concert as several big name artists in addition to Grande, including Justin Bieber , Coldplay , Katy Perry and Miley Cyrus , take the stage. Throughout the night Grande performed her hits Be Alright and Break Free , as well as her duet Better Days with Victoria Monet. "Last night this nation was challenged and all of you were challenged for if you were going to come out tonight", said Braun. Read More »

Preds rout Pens for historic victory


While the NBA Finals would take 18 days to complete if the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers go seven, this Cup Final is an anomaly. Game Four is on Monday in Nashville . I respect the fact that they're going to come out to play and they're going to put the puck into the corner and try to win a battle. He tested his injured left foot and ankle by skating Sunday but said he remains day to day. Read More »

Departing champion Muguruza breaks down in tears

However, Muguruza was unable to consolidate the break as Putintseva levelled the match at 1-1, breaking back immediately. Muguruza was also give an almighty run-around by the always unsafe Anett Kontaveit in the previous round, dropping the first set on a tie-break before imposing herself on her unseeded opponent to take the next two for the loss of six games. Read More »

Laidlaw backs Sexton to show his 'world-class' ability


Whangarei - The British and Irish Lions may have been widely rubbished for a sub-par performance in their New Zealand tour opener but they won respect for restoring old school values in a professional era. The last time the Lions were in New Zealand, in a 2005 tour, they were held to 17-all at half-time in their first match against the provincial Bay of Plenty side before pulling away to win 34-20. Read More »